Operated by SBI e-Sports Co., Ltd. (President: Masatoshi Kotani, hereinafter “SBI e-Sports”), and carded by Shinsei Financial Co., Ltd. (President and CEO: Junichi Kobayashi, hereinafter “Shinsei Financial”) KEN, a player belonging to the professional gaming team “SBI e-Sports” that supports as a top partner in the loan “Lake ALSA” (https://lakealsa.com/) brand, will be in the United States from July 8th to 10th. We participated in the world’s top competition “Double Down 2022” of “Super Smash Bros. Smash Bros. SPECIAL” (hereinafter “Smash Bros. SP”) held in Las Vegas, and as a result of a good fight, we won the 5th place.
“Double Down 2022” is a special tournament of “Smash Bra SP” that inherits the spirit of the legendary event “Royal Flash & Las Vegas” in 2017, and points to participate in the world competition “Smash World Tour 2022” will be awarded. It is classified as the highest PLATINUM in the tournament. Many of the world’s strongest players, including Mexico’s MkLeo, who is famous as the world’s strongest player, have gathered. The huge tournament tournament with about 1,000 participants was postponed due to the influence of the new coronavirus, and it was a very high-profile three days.
KEN, who won the “Battle of BC4” held in June and gained momentum, will face the tournament again with two characters, Sonic and Sephiroth, and if he breaks through the qualifying without danger, he will fight fiercely with Shuton of Japan. Win and advance to the best 8. After that, although he made a good matchup with Proto Banham and Dabuz, he was unfortunately a black star, and the final result was a tie in 5th place overall.
The winner of this tournament was Proto Banham from Japan. He is the world’s best Lucina and Mien Mien messenger, and is characterized by maximizing the potential of the character due to his high character research ability and constantly putting pressure on his opponent. In addition, three Japanese players ranked in the top five, which was the result of the Japanese players doing well. In addition, three Japanese players, including KEN, have won the world championships held from June to July, and the presence of Japanese players in the “Smash Bros. SP” scene is greatly increasing.
SBI e-Sports and Shinsei Financial praise KEN for their achievements, and will continue to energetically support players belonging to “SBI e-Sports” so that they can play an active role on the world stage. increase. In addition, we will promote various activities for the sound development of the e-sports field by promoting the creation of places and information dissemination activities that make people want to play an active role in the world with new talents full of potential. increase.
Company name: SBI e-Sports Co., Ltd.
Location: 1-6-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo Izumi Garden Tower 15F
Representatives: Hiroyuki Ogawa, Masatoshi Kotani
Business: Professional e-sports team management, e-sports media management, e-sports consulting, etc.
Company name: Shinsei Financial Co., Ltd.
Location: 3-12-8 Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Representative: Junichi Kobayashi
Registration number: Director of Kanto Finance Bureau (10) No. 01024 Member of Japan Financial Service Association No. 000003
Business: Personal loan, credit guarantee, etc.
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